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Honoring How Our Deployed Troops Keep Us Safe

December 30, 2020 by


By Thomas Spoehr ~ Like a zombie, the notion that America is fighting “endless” or “forever” wars in the Middle East refuses to die. It’s a theme not reserved to a single political party: President Donald Trump, a Republican, in his 2019 State of the Union address stated that “great nations do not fight endless wars” […]

War As A Fact Of Life

September 3, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Younger generations can be forgiven if all they know of war is what they have learned in school or seen dramatized on film and television. For most Americans, the Civil War, the two World Wars, and the conflicts in Korea and Vietnam are events that occurred “a long time ago.” For […]

Revise US Military Strategy Now

June 14, 2011 by


By Major General Paul Vallely, U.S. Army (Ret) Joint Force Strike Operations: Lily Pad Series To date, government policy elitists in the United States have demonstrated almost complete ignorance towards revised, adaptive and forward strategic planning. While virtually every military officer and many policy “wonks” have been taught strategic planning at some level, it is […]